Exports and Wages: Discriminating between the Sources of Rents

Abstract When do exports lead to rents? And when are they shared with employees? This paper proposes a double empirical test that deals with this question, based on a mix of rent sharing theories and Cournot Oligopoly. We find that most of the OECD exporting activities are associated with some rents...

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Volume: 75
Main Author: Mirza, Daniel
Fontagné, Lionel
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: De Boeck Université 2009
published in: Recherches économiques de Louvain Vol. 75; no. 1; pp. 35 - 61
Data of publication: 2009
Series: Recherches économiques de Louvain
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc
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